REGINA 2019

Social Regina 2019

Social Regina will forever transform the way you market your business.

Featuring a stellar line-up of how-to talks and hands-on workshops covering the most timely social media and digital marketing tactics, insights and ideas you need to take your business to incredible new heights in 2019 and beyond.

INDUSTRY EXPERTS AT YOUR DOOR

Saskatchewan’s most hands-on and up-to-speed social and digital marketing conference.

ESSENTIAL MODERN MARKETING

Learn today’s most tactical skills to grow your brand and expand your business.

TOP STRATEGIES, TIMELY TOOLS

Immediately implementable sales and marketing learns and road-tested case studies to keep you moving forward.

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Social Regina 2019 - Conference

THE CONFERENCE – WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 23

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8:00-9:00am – REGISTRATION & MORNING MINGLE

Grab your event pass, meet your fellow attendees and get ready for an incredible day of learning the most timely marketing skills and launching them into action.

9:00-9:40am – MASTERCLASS: Social & Digital Marketing Strategy

Prepare to learn about the marketing that matters in 2019 and beyond, discover the tactics and tools that are winning from organic posts to paid reach, identify standout opportunities for your business, content and campaigns, and optimize your marketing efforts for maximum ROI in the year ahead.

9:40-10:20am – MASTERCLASS: Killer Content

Gain imperative insight into the essential components of today's most compelling written and visual content, from nailing your brand voice and crafting the perfect post to captivating still photography and can't-miss live video. Not only will you learn what to say, but how, where and when to say it, too.

10:20-10:40am – CONNECTION BREAK

Refresh your feed, high-five your neighbour, and get ready for more mad learns.

10:40-11:20am – SOCIAL STUDIES: Facebook Front & Back

Discover which Facebook content far outperforms the rest, the data insights that matter, top tools for promotion and amplification of your posts, how to affordably boost your content to custom audiences, and the most effective ways to drive actions and conversions using Facebook Business Manager.

11:20am-12:00pm – SOCIAL STUDIES: Epic Instagram Insights

Identify how to build a world-class Instagram feed, where to snap and source stunning images for your specific business, how to use the platform to drive meaningful actions and powerfully boost your brand to entirely new audiences. Learn how to drive engagement using Instagram stories, live video, Instagram insights and more.

12:00-1:00pm – LUNCH BREAK

Duck out for a bite and see you back at 1pm, or stick around and further network with your conference neighbours.

1-1:35pm – LEARNING LAB: Email Marketing

Prepare to hear unbridled, road-tested advice on the best campaign building, prospect nurturing, triggered sequencing and email automation practices around, and what the world's leading email marketers are doing to tailor, target and turn subscribers into high converting sales gold.

1:35-2:10pm – LEARNING LAB: Search Optimization

Learn the most effective strategies, techniques and tactics – both paid and unpaid – to increase your website traffic and obtain high-ranking search engine placement. In other words, nine simple ways to immediately increase the overall visibility of your business, no coding or so-called 'expert' outsourcing required.

2:10-2:25pm – BREAKOUT BREAK: Brand Yourself

Mix and mingle with your fellow conference attendees while conceiving of your head-turning, business building tagline, intro statement or elevator pitch.

2:25-3:00pm – TOOL BREAK: Marketing Tools & Technology

Discover best in class hardware, software, programs and apps to help you strategize, schedule and leverage the most shared, valuable and high-converting content in the modern marketing landscape, end the trial and error, and immediately up your game.

3:00-3:45pm – GET REAL GAMESHOW: Entrepreneurs Edition

Hear from a crop of successful entrepreneurs, dishing the highs, lows and hard-hitting lessons they've encountered along the way. Enjoy it all in the most hilarious, heart-wrenching, lighting speed sound-off you've ever seen.

3:45-4:00pm – THE RALLY: Ten Takeaways

The round-up, the roadmap, the can't-miss summary of favourite tips, tools, tactics and go-forward ideas, ripe for implementation and activation in your own business, no matter your budget, resources or realm. Ready, set, go!
Social Regina 2019 - Workshop

THE WORKSHOP – THURSDAY, OCTOBER 24

LOCATION: Coming Soon...

8:30-9:00am – REGISTRATION AND MORNING MINGLE

Check in, grab a seat and a coffee, and get ready to workshop your way into spectacular new digital tactics and tools for the year ahead.

9:00-9:50am – WORKSHOP 1: LinkedIn for Business

35 minutes learning, 15 minutes guided implementation. Beyond job hunting, resume reading and personal profiling, prepare to start utilizing LinkedIn's business solutions as an incredibly effective tool for building brand awareness, sharing insights and bettering your bottom line. From tailored content to targeted posts, learn how to optimize the world’s top business-oriented social platform, and create, publish and promote can’t-miss content to your tribe of followers and prospects.

10:00-10:50am – WORKSHOP 2: Blogging for Business

35 minutes learning, 15 minutes guided implementation. Prepare to finally set yourself apart with a strategic blog that conveys your invaluable insights and unparalleled expertise, and serves as a hub of compelling original content for your social feeds, organic reach, search optimization and business development efforts as a whole.

11:00-11:50am – WORKSHOP 3: Digital Advertising

35 minutes learning, 15 minutes guided implementation. Gain a meaningful understanding of the winning paid advertising strategies in today's digital landscape, from promoted content to multi-channel campaigns. Learn what's what and how and where to smartly invest your spend across Facebook, Instagram, Google, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Twitter and beyond.

12:00-1:00pm – LUNCH BREAK

Hit one of many neighbouring cafes and restaurants for a bite, and see you back at 1pm. Or, bring some eats along and stick around for a noon-hour mingle with fellow workshoppers.

1:00-1:50pm – WORKSHOP 4: Scheduling and Automation

35 minutes learning, 15 minutes guided implementation. Discover today’s top social media planning and scheduling tools, understand how to strategically automate your posts on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn for maximum audience engagement and ROI, how and where planned vs. live content comes into play, and bonus apps, hacks and programs to get it done.

2:00-2:50pm – WORKSHOP 5: Data Insights and Analytics

35 minutes learning, 15 minutes guided implementation. Learn how to analyze the data behind your social and digital marketing efforts, glean meaningful insights and fine tune your posts, pages and overall strategy accordingly. Understand how to capture attention over impressions and build on the content that’s working and campaigns that are selling, in order to capture and prove social ROI and execute on a cohesive front-meets-backend marketing program.

3:00-3:30pm – THE ROUNDUP

A can't miss rundown of the world-class content and cutting-edge brands that captivated our imaginations alongside our clicks, conversations and conversions recently, and the winning mantras, mindsets and marketing strategies for the months ahead.

3:30-4:00pm – LIVE Q&A

Bring your burning questions and queries to light, leave with the answers and info you need, and prepare to implement the insights of the day in the most meaningful way.
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BE INSPIRED BY THE POWER OF MODERN MARKETING

Custom-built for today's savvy business owner, entrepreneur and marketing professional, Social School Regina will change the way you see the world, and the way the world sees your business.

Social School Calgary Live Guests 2018
Stay tuned to see the growing lineup of leaders, doers and disruptors set to grace the Social Regina stage, each of them having built entrepreneurial empires, amassed awe-inspiring followings and skilled their way to modern marketing success.
Social School Calgary 2018 - Donna Vecino
Donna Vecino – Event Manager, Social School

Donna is passionate about developing communities and support organizations that seek to create a positive societal impact, while creating spaces for people to gather and become cultural change-makers. At Social School, she connects people for purpose, and empowers communities to learn, grow and succeed on all fronts.

@thesocialschool

Social School Calgary 2018 - Jaimie Love
Jaimie Love – Marketing & Community Manager, Social School

From Instagram to art direction, digital strategy to world-class online ad campaigns, Jaimie loves nothing more than equipping marketers and business owners alike with the modern social skills they need to succeed. A sought-after lead faculty member at Social School, she teaches a badass barre class to boot.

@thesocialschool

Social School Calgary 2018 - Kelly Doody
Kelly Doody – Founder & CEO, Social School

Kelly is a journalist-turned-digital marketing junkie, and is committed to connecting the top marketing trends and tools with the entrepreneurs and innovators who need them most. She rarely stops talking about the knowledge share community that is marketing today, and tears up when she thinks about Social School’s role in it.

@thesocialschool

Social School Partners 2018 Calgary

Social Regina is proudly made possible with the help of our pals.

Care to join the ride as a partner or sponsor? We’d love to have you!

 

2018’s LIVE GUESTS

We were thrilled to bring a killer crop of speakers to the Social Regina stage in 2018.

Tickets sold out 5 weeks in advance last year, so grab your 2019 pass while they last!

Heather Murphy - Social School Regina 2018
Heather Murphy
Founder, Authentically

Heather is a branding expert focused on empowering others in their
business development, marketing, and self-care. As founder of Authentically Business & Life Solutions, she has transformed businesses with an achievable, human-centered approach.

@authentically.ca

Sara Wheelwright - Social School Regina
Sara Wheelwright
Owner, Trusted Marketing Services

Sara is a fearless marketing maverick, entrepreneur, public speaker and community supporter, and esteemed owner of Trusted Marketing Services and S&E Trusted Online Directories.

@TrustedMarketingServices

Tyler Babiy - Social School Regina
Tyler Babiy
Owner & Creative Director, T Squared Social

Owner of Saskatoon-based social media agency T Squared Social, with a focus on education, content creation and management, engaging the real people, places and things that make up the story of your business.

@tsquaredsocial

Brandi Hicks - Social School Regina
Brandi Good
Owner, BLG Business Solutions

A certified coach, trainer and software tester with years of marketing and project management experience, Brandi’s mission is to help women entrepreneurs get shit done and build their business with smart skills, tools and systems.

@blgbusiness

Brita Lind - Social School Regina 2018.png
Brita Lind
CEO, Go Giraffe Go

Brita Lind is CEO, lead strategist, and an award-winning writer at GoGiraffeGo Writing & Design — a Regina-based advertising and strategy firm. A cum laude graduate from Harvard University, Brita has more than 27 years of experience in advertising, her favourite colour is blue, and she lost 97 lbs in the past year (on purpose). Woo hoo.

@go_giraffe_go

Justin and Greg - Social School Regina
Justin Reeves and Greg Moore
Co-founders, The Justin and Greg Show – aka #TJAGS

Two smart, funny guys (one good looking) making a difference in the world one TJAGS Facebook Live episode at a time, from Regina to Vegas and back again.

@justinandgreg

Angie Hicks - Social School Regina
Angie Hicks
Owner & Founding Human, Humanly Branding & Marketing

After 20 years in advertising and only one divorce to show for it, Angie founded Humanly to help us remember that we are all human — and the way we communicate, do business and treat each other should be, too!

@behumanly

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